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Practice Management Advice

Doctors join AMA knowing it offers a very powerful voice on policy issues of concern, but members and potential members may not be aware of the many services AMA Victoria offers to assist with the day-to-day running of a private practice.

Members can call (03) 9280 8722 for practice management advice, or click on a service below for more information.

Practice Management Services

In-house solicitors
First line legal advice is available to AMA Victoria members and includes guidance on matters of public and private professional practice, ethics and the legal obligations of doctors. If we are not able to assist with your legal matter, AMA Victoria members receive a referral to TressCox Lawyers for a free initial consultation.

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Employment relations advice
Our industrial relations advisers are dedicated to providing members with accurate, timely, and up-to-date advice and representation on a range of employment relations and human resources management matters, including advice on relevant awards, counselling and termination of staff.

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Practice management advice
In addition to advice and support from AMA Victoria’s IR advisers, members enjoy discounted rates on practice management services and tools from AMA Victoria Practice Solutions, as well as free telephone advice on basic aspects of practice management. Services include setting up practices, business model reviews, marketing and accreditation.

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Contract review service
Ensure you receive what you deserve with our contract review service for GPs engaged by medical practices. Contract reviews are completely confidential, and provide a report on your proposed or current contract, including recommendations and arguments for improvements where they are needed.

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Recruitment services
AMA Victoria members receive generous discounts on recruitment services from Devereux Recruitment, including short term and permanent recruitment, and consulting services.

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Pro-forma agreements
The new suite of high-quality pro-forma contracts (Partnership, Licence to Occupy, Associateship, and Service Entity agreements), developed with the assistance of TressCox Lawyers, allow for medical practitioners to effectively structure their business relationships. Find out more here.

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Award Subscriber Service
The Award Subscriber Service is a ready reference to the Modern Award minimum employment standards for medical practice staff. It provides information on the application of the two Modern Awards covering medical practice staff, as well as the National Employment Standards.
Find out more here.

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Staff education and training
Doctors and practice staff can participate in a wide range of education and training short courses with AMA Training, AMA Victoria’s education business. AMA Training is a Registered Training Organisation and can deliver accredited training programs.
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Private Practice Manual
AMA Victoria’s Private Practice Manual provides doctors and practice managers with a user-friendly practical guide filled with comprehensive advice to assist with setting-up and managing a private medical practice.
Find out more here.

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Free and Discounted Member Seminars and Forums
Members have access to a range of free and discounted seminars including the medico-legal series, as well as seminars for international medical graduates, financial planning and management, and health and wellbeing.
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Victorian Medical Directory
The online Victorian Medical Directory is the pre-eminent directory for doctors to make referrals to other medical practitioners across the state. Members enjoy free listing and access to the directory.
Find out more here.

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Policy & Procedure Manual
AMA Victoria’s practice support business, AMA Victoria Practice Solutions, has developed a comprehensive policy and procedure manual that can be tailored to your practice’s needs. The manual can save you 50-90 per cent of the time required to do it yourself, saving thousands of dollars.
Find out more here.

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